Re: Sails for Gaff Sloop
Originally Posted by wizbang 13
I'm with Tall Boy: not sure that going from 2 halyards/2 sheets, a vang and a fixed backstay to 4 halyards (looks like you've got a staysail or flying jib setup -- and 1 or more of topping lift/running backstays/lazyjacks really consitutes "simplification", but the results do look nice.
Originally Posted by Tall Boy
Off the wind, too, I'm sure she leaves most other Kutters in the dust.
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